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Medical Terminology

Unit 7 - Endocrine System - Word Building Exercise

the science of healthy and hygienic living eubiotics
originating outside an organ part exogenous
excessive sugar in the blood hyperglycemia
pertaining to the adrenal cortex adrenocortical
enlargement of the thyroid gland thyromegaly
specialist in the field of poisons or toxins toxicologist
excretion of potassium in the urine kaliuresis
excessive thirst polydipsia
affecting many glands polyglandualr
enzymatic destruction of the pancreas pancreatolysis
a person with abnormally low calcium is: hypocalcemic
disease the thymus thymopathy
glucose in the urine glycosuria
specialist who treats hormonal diseases endocrinologist
incision into the thyroid thryoidotomy
school of healing based on "like cures like" homeopathy
pertaining to hydrolysis and digestion of sugars glycoclastic
blood in the urine hematuria
substance that produces low temperatures cryogenic ( -gen, genic = produces)
Created by: jaicasha